Money Saving Tips
Ways that you can save money on your utilities and more


Lumens vs Watts
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When buying high-efficiency bulbs, the output is stated in lumens. Click here to convert standard bulb sizes to lumens, and information on new light labeling standards.

ConsumerReports.org Recession Guide
ConsumerReports.org Recession Guide

The Recession Guide provides tips on: smart shopping, finances, investment protection, energy, health, kids, cars and more!

Compact Fluorescent Light(CFL) Bulbs
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Regular incandescent light bulbs are very inefficient. In fact, over half the energy consumed by a standard incandescent light bulb produces heat, not light. Compact Fluorescent Light (CFL) bulbs are more efficient than incandescent bulbs. A CFL bulbs typically uses 65%-75% less energy than an incandescent bulb to provide the same amount of light. Another benefit of CFL bulbs is that they last up to 10 times longer than a regular light bulb.

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Home Gadgets That Can Save You Energy energy saving device [graphic]

“An ever-increasing array of modern gadgets may be making our lives easier, but all these gizmos are also taking a toll on monthly utility bills. While most gadgets are energy hogs, an increasing number of products can actually help you slash your home energy costs.” (source: FoxNews.com) Learn More